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Jhumpa Lahiri on her new book, a new language, & a new land | Vogue India

Jhumpa Lahiri "Fiction is an act of willfulness, a deliberate effort to reconceive, to rearrange, to reconstitute nothing short of reality itself. Even among the most reluctant and doubtful of writers, this willfulness must emerge. Being a writer means taking the leap from listening to saying, 'Listen to me.'"

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10 Great Novels About the Immigrant Experience

The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri The story is about love, respect but most of all about finding oneself. #indian #books

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19 Books That Will Get You Through Any Breakup

If you’re feeling disoriented and want someone to commiserate, read Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri. | 19 Books That Will Get You Through Any Breakup

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How Jhumpa Lahiri Learned to Write Again

TONGUE-TIED | ‘English is loaded,’ says Lahiri, 48, photographed at home in Brooklyn. ‘In my...